Japanese geisha doll dancing with small drum, 1980's
Stylish and very big
doll dressed with elegancy
with beautifully designed tender color silk brocaded kimono
gown uchikake with gardening motif represents young
beautiful geisha. Her rich outer uchikake gown
thrown off to reveal vibrant figured silk her second peach
colored kimono with golden cherry flowers.
Geisha stands in dance pose and holds a small drum in her
hand for beating time for dance rhythm. And she holds her
outer kimono flap with the other hand.
Geisha's hair-dress is beautifully adorned with long tortoise
hair-pins and and with carved bira-bira -pin and
silver paper and her long hair brushed in Kyoto style.
Doll stands on black lacquered figured wooden stand.
Geisha's face is tender and sentimental
The artist named the doll as Iwai-no-ne (
Sound of Congratulating ). Wooden stand with an artist name
Dimensions: 59 cm / 23,3 inches high
Sold, thank you